Author: Isabel Allende
Translator(s): Margaret Sayers Peden
ISBN/UPC (if available): 8172236085
From one of the world’s best-loved storytellers comes a magical novel of adventure and discovery – the sequel to Isabel Allende’s best-selling City of the Beasts.
Fifteen-year-old Alex Cold, his friend Nadia and is eccentric grandmother Kate embark on a journey to a mysterious, hidden land high in the Himalayas. There they find that the peaceful, spiritual lifestyle of the Forbidden Kingdom, which has remained unchanged for generations, is under threat. The Collector, a rich westerner, is plotting to steal the Golden Dragon, a valuable statue that can foretell the future.
Full of the imagination and wonder that has made Isabel Allende one of the world’s best-selling authors, Kingdom of the Golden Dragon is an enthralling work of fiction that will delight the thousands of readers who bought and loved City of the Beasts.
Written with Allende’s characteristic verve, City of the Beasts is the kind of accomplishment to show young readers that there’s more to life than Harry Potter.
A vivid fable, Allende’s prose soars.
Marvellous, marvel-filled, Beautifully written and utterly entrancing.
-Independent on Sunday
The Land of Snow and Ice
The Valley of the Yetis
Three Fabulous Eggs
Eagle and Jaguar
The Sect of the Scorpion
In the Forbidden Kingdom
The White Eagle
The Totemic Jaguar
Medicine for the Mind
The Golden Dragon
The Cave of the Bandits
The Yeti Warriors
The Fortified Monastery